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Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 271 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from A. Irving, 30 September 1913

Identifier: Coll-14/9/19/50
Scope and Contents

Irving writes that since he read his paper on the Solutré horse at Birmingham, another molar of Equus robustus has been excavated, and provides measurements. He asks for Ewart's advice on publishing his paper.

Dates: 30 September 1913

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from a staff member of The Clayton Aninline Company Limited, 19 November 1929

Identifier: Coll-14/9/35/8
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The writer, a former student of Ewart's, asks whether Ewart has published a book about his research into the development of the horse.

Author's signature is unclear.

Dates: 19 November 1929

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from A.B Burn, 31 December 1915

Identifier: Coll-14/9/21/31
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Burn thanks Ewart for his paper and enquires whether he has published anything recently on his sheep breeding experiments. He would be interested to hear what the progeny of the Siberian sheep are like.

Dates: 31 December 1915

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Adam and Charles Black, publishers, 20 February 1906

Identifier: Coll-14/9/12/1
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The publishers provide sales figures for copies of Ewart's book The Penycuik Experiments.

Dates: 20 February 1906

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Adlard and Son, printers, 20 August 1900

Identifier: Coll-14/9/6/25
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Adlard and Son write to Ewart reminding him to return some blocks used to illustrate some articles which had appeared in The Veterinarian.

Dates: 20 August 1900

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Adlard and Son, printers, 26 February 1906

Identifier: Coll-14/9/12/2
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The printers ask Ewart to inform them how many copies of The Penycuik Experiments he wishes to have, as they still have a considerable amount in store.

Dates: 26 February 1906

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Adolf Rzasnicki (in French), 12 February 1930

Identifier: Coll-14/9/36/3
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Rzasnicki asks permission to use examples of Ewart's work in zebras, in particular The Penycuik Experiments, for his own researches on zebras, and asks Ewart's opinion on different species such as the Ward's zebra.

Dates: 12 February 1930

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from A.H Cockayne, 13 October 1924

Identifier: Coll-14/9/30/8
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Cockayne writes that he is conducting some research into the structure of New Zealand wool, which is arousing interest among local sheep breeders. He asks Ewart to send him some samples of the 27 English wools being experimented with at Leeds and to advise him on some publications dealing with wool fibre. He makes some remarks on his findings so far.

Dates: 13 October 1924

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Albert E. Mettam, 28 December 1915

Identifier: Coll-14/9/21/29
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Mettam thanks Ewart for the reprint of his work on the three weeks foetus, and looks forward to further work on the development of the horse. He wonders whether Professor Robinson will give him a copy of his publication on the model constructed from the sections of the foetus.

Dates: 28 December 1915

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Albert Sherbourne Le Souef, 06 May 1927

Identifier: Coll-14/9/33/7
Scope and Contents Le Souef writes that he has recommended Ewart to colleagues in the Institute of Science and Industry, Australia, who will arrange to meet with Ewart when they are in England. Le Souef believes it is important that the research into wool in Australia be started along the right lines with the advice of experienced people to avoid duplicating work. He reports that they have had promising results in wool quality and quantity by feeding sheep with a mixture of mineral salts. Finally, he provides...
Dates: 06 May 1927